A rare case of centric fission and fusion in a river buffalo (Bubalus bubalis, 2n = 50) cow with reduced fertility.


A 5-year-old river buffalo cow underwent cytogenetic investigation since it had only one male offspring, apparently with normal body constitution, which died one month after birth. The female carrier had normal body conformation and internal sex adducts, as revealed by rectal palpation performed by a specialist veterinary practitioner. The cow was found to… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000318011

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